Looking for some fun family events taking place this weekend? Here’s a few you might want to check out.
Monster Jam Thunder Nationals Friday, March 15 through Sunday, March 17 Van Andel Arena – Grand Rapids www.ticketmaster.com Expect to see outrageous jumps, crushed cars, plenty of concrete-streaking action, and some of the most incredible donuts ever.
Laughfest Super Saturday Kids Zone Saturday, March 16 from 10am-2pm GRCC Ford Fieldhouse – Grand Rapids www.laughfestgr.org This year’s event will include tons of exciting activities for kids of all ages including laser tag, inflatables, face painting, art projects, treats and more.
Grand Rapids Ballet presents “Who Am I?” Saturday, March 16 at 10am Frederik Meijer Gardens – Grand Rapids www.meijergardens.org The Grand Rapids Ballet Junior Company in conjunction with Meijer Gardens Butterflies are Blooming will present a butterfly ballet.
The Bunny Train Saturday, March 16 and Sunday, March 17 Coopersville/Marne Railway www.coopersvilleandmarne.org Enjoy a ride through the countryside with the Easter Bunny and a cast of wacky musical characters.
St. Patrick’s Day Parades are taking place on Saturday in communities including Grand Rapids, Holland, Muskegon and Kalamazoo!
Strawberry Shortcake and the Doodlebops Sunday, March 17 at 1pm DeVos Performance Hall – Grand Rapids www.laughfestgr.org